Market of traditional grains in Kastamonu, Turkey (Photo: Alessandra Giuliani)

Current Calls

Overview of current calls in the area of agricultural research for development  relevant for researchers based in Switzerland.

Deadline: 05.06.2017

Request for Proposals: PEGASuS – Biodiversity and Natural Assets

The Program for Early-stage Grants Advancing Sustainability Science or PEGASuS – Biodiversity and Natural Assets is a funding opportunity by Future Earth for biodiversity research for global sustainability focusing on interdisciplinary research connecting the natural and social sciences; deadline for proposals: 5 June 2017

Deadline: 12.06.2017

r4d Programme: Third Thematically Open Call

The third thematically open call of the r4d programme supports research on global issues in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Research approaches that support evidence-based decision-making and evidence-based policy are particularly encouraged. Deadline for submitting pre-proposals: 12 June 2017, 17:00.

Deadline: 30.06.2017

Call for proposals: Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme

The Joint Funding Scheme (JFS) aims to bring together Southeast Asian and European researchers and innovators and allow them to collaborate on topics of mutual interest. Deadline for applications: 30.06.2017

Deadline: 03.07.2017

Call for applications for World Food System Summer School

The ETH World Food System Center, together with partners, is organising a summer school on "Food Systems in Transition" which will be held from 27 January - 10 February 2018 in Côte d'Ivoire. Deadline for applications: 3 July 2017.

Deadline: 31.08.2017

Call: ERC Advanced Grant

Advanced Grants support ground-breaking, ambitious research projects of excellent established Principal Investigators with a recognised track record of research achievements; applications can be made in any field of research; deadline: 31 August 2017


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